Cullen tenax – Emu foot

Atractive nitrogen-fixing vine with common name of Wild or Native Lucerne

Host plant for the Chequered Swallowtail, Common grass blue and the Tailed pea blue butterflies

Small purple flowers attract native bees.

Cullen tenax - Emu foot

Cullen tenax – Emu foot

I got the tubestock from Kumbartcho Nursery and put it in this hanging pot and forgot about it. Transplanted December 2019 in front of pond near the bee house, where I will see it every day.

Seeds are edible according to fairdinkumseeds.com

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